Latest University of Cincinnati Stories

2011-10-11 13:45:27

University of Cincinnati analysis of a survey of more than 100,000 North American households shows that signage plays a vital role in communicating with consumers, second only to television as a source of new-product information.

2011-09-28 13:57:08

Using something called “inertial microfluidics,” University of Cincinnati researchers are able to safely separate and collect concentrated volumes of fragile prostate cancer cells from small sample batches.

2011-09-26 15:06:21

“Uncle Tom’s Cabin,” the best-selling novel of the 19th century, has had an enduring impact on film and popular culture.

2011-09-08 19:56:48

Although society’s perception might be that surgeons endure greater mental challenges and stress in their work duties than a primary care doctor.

Only 24% Of College Students Are Getting Adequate Sleep
2011-08-31 05:17:15

A new study has found that college students could be undermining their own education by not getting enough sleep.

2011-08-19 02:16:28

Generations of American women have turned to door-to-door sales when a male-dominated workforce and lack of education prevented them from entering the workforce.

2011-08-08 12:21:25

A new study supports the use of a DNA-based "biomarker" blood test as a complement to the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test currently offered to screen men for prostate cancer.

2011-08-04 13:30:25

Infants who live in "moldy" homes are three times more likely to develop asthma by age 7—an age that children can be accurately diagnosed with the condition.

2011-08-03 08:16:51

University of Cincinnati research challenges kids to develop comic book characters who communicate healthy messages.

2011-08-02 07:51:36

UC researchers have developed the first lab-on-a-chip sensor to provide fast feedback regarding levels of the heavy metal manganese in humans.

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